M. McKenzie Dunlope


M. McKENZIE DUNLOPE, sole owner and proprietor of the Market Street Grocery and Meat Market, at Steubenville, O., has been a resident of this city for some eleven years and is identified with the leading interests of the place, is an owner of property and a member of the Chamber of Commerce. He was born in Indiana County, Pa., in 1861.
BR> Mr. Dunlope completed his education at the Indiana State Normal School, Indiana, Pa., after which he taught school for two years and then went into the business of building and contracting, working for thirteen years in Pennsylvania and six years in Florida and Ohio. He was also in the furniture and undertaking business while in Florida, and did a large amount of fine work in his other line while at Tampa, a very satisfactory contract being the inside finishing of the Tampa Bay Hotel, at Tampa, Florida. Mr. Dunlope afterwards came to Steubenville and in 1901 embarked in his present enterprise, establishing the firm of Dunlope & Davis, which is located at No. 508 Market Street, Mr. Dunlope, as already stated being the sole owner. He does a large business in handling staple and fancy groceries, together with salt and fresh meats.

He had additional business interests, also, being president of the Ohio and Alabama Land and Orchard Company, with offices in the National Exchange Bank Building.

On June 24, 1885, Mr. Dunlope was married to Miss Jessie M. Thurston, of Alliance, O., who died March 8, 1908. which was followed by the death of a son, W. Ernest, on February 10th, 1909. Two children survive: Morris T., of Steubenville, and Helen M. of Alliance, O. Mr. Dunlope is a member of the First Presbyterian church and is an elder in the same. He is identified with the Masonic bodies at Steubenville.

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